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2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
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For 2020, Ford introduces a new performance package along with several other updates. Four new colors—Grabber Lime, Iconic Silver, Red Hot Metallic Tinted Clearcoat, and Twisted Orange...

1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
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Specs

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
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23 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
29 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
9:1
9:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
1,600 cc
1,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
--
--
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42 in
Back Legroom 29 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 166 in
Width 81.9 in 64 in
Height 54.3 in 52 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 95.6 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Highland Green Metallic
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • MagneRide Damping System
  • Bullitt Electronics Package
  • Ebony W/Green Stitch, RECARO Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD

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